What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name AVILES, CARLOS, JR Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $72,302.67 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUAIRS, DAVID J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $72,302.33 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, ROSLYN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,301.98 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIKKERT, JAMES W Employer name Ontario County Amount $72,301.70 Date 07/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACTEAU, PATRICK M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $72,301.66 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHRA, SUNIL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $72,301.28 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MAUREEN F Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $72,301.10 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIA, DEBRA JEAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,301.03 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, ALEXANDER J Employer name Town of Chester Amount $72,300.90 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, TODD D Employer name City of Hornell Amount $72,300.73 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PELTZ, ARTHUR E Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $72,300.54 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONESE, SHEILA B Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $72,299.71 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, SHAWN P Employer name Cortland County Amount $72,299.33 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN-MAKOSKI, MARCIA L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $72,299.31 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, RYAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,298.77 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CARLOS Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $72,298.75 Date 12/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERON, THEODORE J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $72,298.71 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, SHARON L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $72,298.64 Date 07/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISOTSKY, AARON J Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $72,298.59 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINNIE, DONALD M, III Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $72,298.38 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGLEICH, WENDY M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $72,297.99 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIONE, JO-ANNE B Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $72,297.29 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMOTAYO, ALEX O Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $72,297.28 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PIERRE, LINDA R Employer name Education Department Amount $72,297.28 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCARONE, PAUL F Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,297.25 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, BERNADETTE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $72,296.97 Date 06/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, SHANE M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $72,296.71 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, AMY E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $72,296.54 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPPERLY, ELVA K Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $72,296.23 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSE A Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $72,296.02 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUENTE, JEANNETTE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,295.90 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEFFREY A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $72,295.80 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, DEAN F Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $72,295.41 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, DEBORAH P Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $72,295.26 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELORIA, ROBIN T Employer name Town of Newcomb Amount $72,294.98 Date 08/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIME, PEDRO Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $72,294.82 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACINO, VINCENT Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $72,294.66 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZERSKY, JOHN W, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $72,294.58 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTSLEY, BRENDA L Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $72,294.38 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KEVIN O Employer name Westchester County Amount $72,294.30 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, SOOK MUN Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $72,294.04 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANGIPANE, ANTHONY Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $72,293.49 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARATTA, MICHAEL G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,293.41 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZYBALA, PENNY J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $72,293.34 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOS, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $72,293.25 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROS, KAREN A Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $72,293.13 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINK, RUTH E Employer name Genesee County Amount $72,293.07 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EDWARD M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $72,292.86 Date 04/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIL, MICHAEL D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $72,292.81 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, TERRANCE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $72,292.48 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, MICHAEL K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $72,292.47 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UKERITIS, BETSY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $72,292.47 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACK, DONNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $72,292.09 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTENDORN, KAREN V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,292.03 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIDA, PHILIP N Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $72,291.75 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TAMMY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,291.73 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANKO, JOSEPH Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $72,291.65 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, HENRIETTA B Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $72,291.61 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIRLING, ELIZABETH Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $72,291.26 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAFE, ESTHER C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $72,291.15 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOIL, HOSIE, JR Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $72,291.14 Date 04/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINSMITH, DENISE M Employer name Education Department Amount $72,291.08 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLEY-GRASSI, NATHAN Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $72,290.91 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIBER, WALTER R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $72,290.91 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, BEATA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $72,290.60 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, KENNETH M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $72,290.55 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, BRAD L Employer name Education Department Amount $72,290.52 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, JO-YU Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,290.52 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MURA, PHILIP M Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,290.52 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSETTE, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,290.52 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAONESSA, ELIZABETH S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $72,290.28 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, REJI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $72,290.15 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BAMBI L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $72,290.03 Date 12/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEN, DIANE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $72,290.02 Date 04/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, DIGNA M Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $72,289.33 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKULA, ERIC Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $72,289.07 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, BRECK A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $72,288.72 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, MEACHELE D Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $72,287.92 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CRAIG D Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $72,287.63 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $72,287.42 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADGER, MICHEAL D Employer name Essex County Amount $72,287.20 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRETO, ALEXA R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $72,286.55 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ANNABELLE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $72,286.32 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMANN, KEVIN M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $72,285.76 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGE, ROGER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $72,285.75 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, YVONNE A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $72,285.62 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESCH, PETER J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $72,285.52 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, JOSEPH M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $72,285.45 Date 04/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DELISHA M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $72,285.42 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAMBATSAKIS, MARIA Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $72,285.26 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, OTIS L Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $72,284.56 Date 04/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDEFER, EMILY J Employer name Education Department Amount $72,284.15 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, BENEDICT T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $72,284.08 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONO, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $72,283.69 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTERS, MARY ANN Employer name Department of Health Amount $72,283.57 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLANTE, DINA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $72,283.50 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRR, AMIR Z Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $72,283.30 Date 03/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERLITO, JOHN J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $72,283.21 Date 06/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKIEWICZ, TODD R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $72,282.86 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMON, PATRICK Employer name City of Rye Amount $72,281.96 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System